Sports

Afcon 2017 in Gabon

African Cup of Nations is back! This year’s tournament is the 31st edition of CAF’s biggest football trophy. CAF President Issa Hayatou announced Gabon as the host on 8th April 2015. Unlike previous years where we only had big names, this time round the pool is filled with both big and small fish. The tournament […]

Politics

Requirements for Elective Posts in Kenya

President Citizen by Birth Registered Voter KES 200,000 nomination fee (but KES 100,000 for Women/Youth/PLD) Degree from a recognized institution A clearance certificate from ORPP. And 2000 supporters A self-Declaration Form (Integrity) Governor Must be a Kenyan Citizen for at least 10 years before the election Registered Voter KES 50,000 nomination fee (but 25,000 for […]

Medical

Woman Dies From Bacteria Resistant to All Antibiotics

The Phantom Menace bacteria, Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE), is spreading and our society is running out of antibiotics. Does everyone realize how bad this is? (Melissa Brower/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP) Welcome to the future…a bad future. In September 2016, a female in her 70’s died from an infection caused by carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae […]

Sports

FA Cup fourth round draw

Holders Manchester United will continue the defence of their FA Cup with a fourth-round tie at home to Wigan while Arsenal face a tricky trip to either Norwich or Southampton. Premier League sides were largely kept apart in the draw but Manchester City, who beat West Ham 5-0 at the London Stadium in the third […]